Miami Beach Birthday Cake
|Semi sweet chocolate morsels||6 Ounce (Nestle's)|
|Graham cracker crumbs||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)|
|Butter||1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs), melted (Land O' Lakes)|
|Chopped walnuts||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (Diamond)|
|Flour||2 Cup (32 tbs), sifted (Pillsbury's Best, Regular / Instant Blending)|
|Butter||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (Land O' Lakes)|
|Sugar||26 Tablespoon (1 1/2 Cups Plus 2 Tablespoons)|
|Vanilla extract||1 Teaspoon|
|Buttermilk/Sour milk||1 1⁄4 Cup (20 tbs)|
|Heavy cream||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
Melt 1/3 cup chocolate morsels.
Grease and flour bottoms of two 9-inch layer pans.
Combine graham cracker crumbs and melted butter.
Stir in walnuts and 2/3 cup chocolate morsels; set aside.
Combine flour with.soda and salt.
Cream butter in large mixing bowl.
Gradually add 1 1/2 cups sugar; cream until light and fluffy.
Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each.
Blend in melted chocolate and vanilla extract.
At low speed add dry ingredients alternately with buttermilk, beginning and ending with dry ingredients.
Mix well after each addition.
Pour into pans.
Sprinkle with reserved crumb mixture.
Bake at 375° for 30 to 40 minutes until cake springs back when touched lightly in center.
Beat cream with 2 tablespoons sugar until stiff.
Fill and frost sides with whipped cream, keeping layers top-side up.
Serving size: Complete recipe
Calories 6606 Calories from Fat 3396
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 385 g592%
Saturated Fat 191.4 g957.1%
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 1155 mg385%
Sodium 3623.5 mg151%
Total Carbohydrates 731 g243.6%
Dietary Fiber 19.4 g77.8%
Sugars 490.6 g
Protein 78 g156.1%
Vitamin A 174% Vitamin C 2.4%
Calcium 38.2% Iron 99.1%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet